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Finding a Roman Villa in North West Cambridge

Oct 12, 2018

The remains of a Roman villa and aisled hall have been discovered during a Cambridge Archaeological Unit excavation in advance of the new University of Cambridge development at Eddington.

Carlsberg Foundation award £2.3m for ancient rice genetics project

Aug 31, 2018

"Uncovering the genetics of rice resilience to environmental stressors: An ancient genomics approach" will map the genome of past rice with the intention of identifying genes that can be used to make the rice of today stronger and more resilient.

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